Cainner ingen Chóeláin

Introduction

Her feast is on the octave of Kennera of Kirkinner; the cult may have originated in a single individual(Ó Riain, Dictionary, 142).

Associated places

Rinn Allaidh. Cainner’s unidentified church but may have been in eastern Meath or neighbouring Louth (Ó Riain, Dictionary, 142).

Genealogies

She is assigned to the Clann Éanna branch of the Ceinéal Laoghaire of Meath (Rec. Met, CGSH no. 662.46; CGSH 690.8; Ó Riain, Dictionary, 142).

Related Saints

Belongs to the group Cainner, Kennera (ns) (certain)

Same as Kennera of Kirkinner

See Ó Riain, dictionary, 142.

Related Personal Names

Name

Cainner (certain)

Feast days

Day of Year

Nov 5

Calendar

Martyrology of Gorman

Source code

Mart. G

Source title

Martyrology of Gorman

Editors

Stokes, Whitley

Year

1895

Notes

Full title is Félire Húi Gormáin, The Martyrology of Gorman edited from a manuscript in the Royal library, Brussels, with a preface, translation, notes and indices. It is published by the Henry Bradshaw Society.

Quote from source

Cainer gloss: inghen Cáoláin ó Rinn hAllaidh.

Notes

Mart T is missing for this day